How old do I have to be to volunteer?

By Aziza Genglik on May 2, 2022

HeadCount welcomes folks of all ages to volunteer. Minors ages 13 to 15 should only be at an event when their parent or legal guardian also volunteer. We also recommend checking the age restrictions on a given event or venue. Any minor that volunteers at an event must have their parent or guardian sign a…

What is my likelihood for getting chosen for a show?

By Emily Gibbs on October 5, 2019

We encourage you to sign up for any show that interests you, but be prepared to get started with some weekday shows or shows by smaller bands. Our most popular events oftentimes have more volunteers sign up than there are spots available, meaning you may end up on the waitlist for some of these shows….

Does this count for community service hours?

By Emily Gibbs on

It can. For volunteers in good standing, HeadCount is happy to provide any documentation you need.

Do I need previous volunteer experience?

By Emily Gibbs on

No. No experience is required to volunteer at a show with HeadCount.

What if I cannot vote?

By Emily Gibbs on

Volunteering for HeadCount is a great way to still participate in democracy and encourage others to make their voices heard, even if you are not able to vote.

What if I don’t vote?

By Emily Gibbs on

If you personally don’t believe in voting or have never bothered, this probably isn’t the best volunteer opportunity for you.

My political beliefs are very different than a lot of people I know. Can I still volunteer?

By Emily Gibbs on

YES! HeadCount is a non-partisan organization and we welcome people with all viewpoints and perspectives!

How old do I have to be?

By Emily Gibbs on

HeadCount welcomes folks ages 13 and up  to volunteer, with some limitations. Minors ages 13 to 15 can only be at an event when their parent or legal guardian also volunteers, and both are confirmed in advance.Those age 16 or 17 may volunteer with parental permission. Any minor that volunteers at an event must have…

Do I have to be a registered voter to volunteer?

By Emily Gibbs on

Barring any state-specific laws, no, you do not have to be registered to vote to register other voters. Also, what better way to get registered yourself than at your first HeadCount experience!?

What is the time commitment?

By Emily Gibbs on

There is no requirement for how many shows you must volunteer at. You can sign up for whatever shows you’re available for. But when you do volunteer at a concert, you often need to arrive about one hour before the doors open to the show, which can be two or more hours before the actual showtime….